Award-winning storyteller S.K. Ali (Love From A to Z) decided she wanted to be an author at age 11. On October 23, she will share her knowledge and experience with the next generation of writers at a high school in Midland, ON. Hosted by Jennifer Paquette.
This event is exclusively available to St. Theresa’s Catholic High School and Georgian Bay District Secondary School students.
Presented in partnership with Midland Public Library. This event has been financially assisted by the Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund, a program of the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, administered by the Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund Corporation. We would also like to acknowledge funding support from the Ontario Arts Council, an agency of the Government of Ontario.
S. K. Ali is the author of YA novels, Love from A to Z, and the 2018 Morris award finalist, Saints and Misfits, which won critical acclaim for its portrayal of an unapologetic Muslim-American teen’s life. She has a degree in Creative Writing and has written about Muslim life for various media, including the Toronto Star and NBC News. She lives in Toronto with her family, which includes a very vocal cat named Yeti.